Katakolon is a small maritime city with natural and historical beauty, situated at the Preference of Western Ilia, near the ancient city of Fia.
The town combines mountain and sea, as it is the current port of the preference's capital, the city of Pyrgos. The port is full of cafeterias and taverns which replaced the old raisin houses, giving a traditional tone to the area.
During the summer season, Katakolon is plain of Greek and foreign tourists and its port is full of cruise ships. You need to have a lot of free time in order to explore the place's beauty and to go site-seeing (it's near the ancient city of Olympia) and swimming to its dreamy beaches.
Every year the visitors' number increases, more cruise ships berth to the port and Katakolon has become tourists' first choice for their summer vacations. However, Katakolon is also a great destination for your winter vacations, as other places of the area wait to be explored by you!
EpiHotel Odysseas is situated 1km away from the picturesque port of Katakolo and 10 km from Pyrgos, capital of the prefecture of Ilia, and promises excellent services and the best display of the ancient ideal of Hospitality.
It is is advantageously located in the hub of Ilia land and surrounded by cultural centers such as Ancient Olympia, the Temple of Apollo, the ancient sunken city of Fea , Ancient Ilida, Skafidias Monastery and Castles Killini and Caiaphas. Dare walks in the sources of river Neda or have a cool picnic on the habitats of Strofilia and Caiaphas.